Ponyboy Curtis is the main character and narrator, and in some ways, author of The Outsiders. He is one of the main greasers in the gang and the youngest of the Curtis siblings at the age of 14. His older brothers consist of Darrel “Darry” Shayne Curtis and Sodapop “Pepsi-Cola” Patrick Curtis. He is portrayed on film flawlessly by C. Thomas Howell. His birthday is July 22nd.